Lowman Hill Elementary School

1101 Sw Garfield Ave
Topeka, KS 66604
(
School attendance zone
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Lowman Hill Elementary School serves 312 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving
proficiency in math
is 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving
proficiency in reading/language arts
is 25-29% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Lowman Hill Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Lowman Hill Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

Lowman Hill Elementary School's student population of 312 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students312 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Lowman Hill Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,265 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The
diversity score
of Lowman Hill Elementary School is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#743 out of 1265 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lowman Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lowman Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Lowman Hill Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Lowman Hill Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lowman Hill Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
32%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lowman Hill Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
17%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lowman Hill Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
36%
64%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
11%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lowman Hill Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score
0.730.54
This chart display the diversity score of Lowman Hill Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for
Free Lunch
90%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lowman Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for
Reduced Lunch
3%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lowman Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTopeka School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lowman Hill Elementary School is Topeka High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Robinson Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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